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11 Online Resources About Physics

Ask a Tech Teacher

link] Jacqui Murray has been teaching K-18 technology for 30 years. She is the editor/author of over a hundred tech ed resources including a K-12 technology curriculum , K-8 keyboard curriculum, K-8 Digital Citizenship curriculum.

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Family Physical Education Week

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Family PE Week is October 3rd through 7th this year. I was traveling during this event, but thought I’d share some website resources to help in this endeavor: BracketMaker. Final Kick –app; simulates kicking that final soccer kick (with Google Cardboard). GoNoodle –fitness videos.

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Expression Evaluation and Fundamental Physics

Stephen Wolfram

And it’s all based on ideas from our Physics Project —and on a fundamental correspondence between what’s happening at the lowest level in all physical processes and in expression evaluation. And this is where we can start making an analogy with physics. And now there’s a deep analogy to physics.

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Conceptual Physics: teaching the "false calculation"

Jacobs Physics

In conceptual physics, students are offered three possible ways to justify an answer: 1. A major emphasis of a first year physics class, though, is to get at semi-quantitative reasoning. "A Thing is, no matter how hard I tried, 9th grade first-time physics students didn't understand this direct relationship.

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Edna meets Mr. Chubbs at the Conceptual Physics Tournament

Jacobs Physics

Will Keay, who teaches in Fairfax, Virginia, came to judge the Woodberry Forest Conceptual Physics Tournament last weekend. They get to give presentations and argue about physics with their classmates during their nightly study period. His class pet, Mr. Chubbs, met my pet hippopotamus Edna. They seemed to like each other.

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Physical Bookstores in The Digital Age

Ask a Tech Teacher

That’s why when Ask a Tech Teacher contributor, Alex Mitchell, suggested this article– The Future of Physical Bookstores in The Digital Age– I said yes almost before reading it. The company not only sales a ridiculous number of physical books, but they also have opened 18 real-world bookstores across the United States.

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Fundamentals checks for AP Physics *2*

Jacobs Physics

Last year I wrote a bunch of fundamentals checks in preparation for the AP physics 1 or C-mechanics exams. This year, I'm teaching a physics 2 section. So, I'm writing daily quizzes for P2 now! I'll post the quizzes here, then follow up a couple of days later with the answers in the comments. Quiz 1: 1.

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